glueyness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n glueyness the property of being cohesive and sticky
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Glueyness Viscidity.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n glueyness The state or quality of being gluey.
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Usage

In literature:

All that met my touch was cold and soft and gluey.
"The Merry Men and Other Tales and Fables" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Full gluey woman's lips.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Sudden, thunderous outpourings of acidulous and gluey fluid.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Ponderously booted feet did a dance of ecstasy in three feet of gluey mud.
"A Master of Fortune" by Cutcliffe Hyne
Sin has such a tenacious, gluey, sticky touch!
"Quiet Talks about Jesus" by S. D. Gordon
It ought to be greenish, sour, gluey, stringy, and sticky.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
But the cripple lay back on the settle where Sholto had placed him, his lips white and gluey.
"The Black Douglas" by S. R. Crockett
The phlegm that thickens their blood is too gluey to boil.
"Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle" by Clement K. Shorter
We struggled with Venza across the gluey river surface.
"Wandl the Invader" by Raymond King Cummings
They had eaten all the cookies but one, which got wet and dissolved in a gluey paste.
"Chicken Little Jane" by Lily Munsell Ritchie
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In news:

For dessert, don't overlook the delightfully peculiar cannolo, whose milky, dairy filling bears no relation to the gluey, overly sugared standard.
Others are crisp outside but gluey and starchy within.
But don't worry — the oats themselves remain the same and are just as thick and gluey as you remember.
Yes, I know it's crippled with connotations of school-dinner gristle and gluey-gravied mess, but the lamb shanks here are anything but that.
Use toothpicks to create tiny dots of cement, spinning the toothpicks to prevent gluey strings.
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In science:

The operator in equation 121 is more “gluey” than a ψγ5ψ operator, so might be expected to couple to hybrid (quark-antiquark pair with excited glue) pions.
Meson and Baryon Spectroscopy on a Lattice
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